All posts tagged electric vehicle

December 16, 2013, 25 Comments

If you’re an eco-friendly gal, the best way to go shopping is with an electric vehicle like a 2014 Ford Focus EV. So when Black Friday loomed on my horizon, […]

Leaf and hydro towers

Facing range anxiety with a Nissan Leaf

November 4, 2012, 12 Comments

As a seasoned neurotic, I’ve been most intrigued by the term “range anxiety.” The fear of draining your electric car’s battery power befor ...

Dear Internal Combustion Engine: Our romance is on the rocks

September 12, 2012, 6 Comments

Dear Mr. Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) – did you really think our romance could last? Did you notice it’s $1.36/L for gas in Toronto no ...

The little east German car that could …

November 24, 2011, No comments

In some ways, the car in this photo has been frozen in time. The proud Trabant was once one of the few means of personal vehicular transportation avai ...

  • Getting a charge from EV Fest
    October 24, 2011, 1 Comment

    I always knew my 73 Dodge Dart Swinger would be reincarnated, but this was the last place I expected to meet up with my former ride. Even though I bought […]